As a kick start of journey in another wonderful year, Qware is proud to participate as the sponsor for kitchenware and cookware in the upcoming Reality Competition Show on TV: WorldChef Battlefied – Battle of the Masters (WCB 2019) which is supported by Professional Culinaire Association and endorsed by World Association of Chefs Societies.
This competition marks another huge leap taken by our beloved country in culinary field as it will be hosting the inaugural international culinary championship. What best explains why this culinary championship is recognized as distinct from others is that it is the first of its kind not just in Malaysia but the whole of Asia region!
The 4-day competition will be held from 4th April to 7th April, taking place at the Movenpick Hotel & Convention Centre Sepang, Selangor.
The judging panel will be headed by Otto Weibel from Switzerland, who is accredited by the World Association of Chefs Societies (WACS). Besides, the other members of the jury are also having a strong professional culinary profile, coming from different countries such as Switzerland, Sweden, Germany, Hong Kong, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines and Malaysia.
By that time, undoubtedly, the sixteen participant teams consisting of world-class professional chefs from Asia and the African nation of Mauritius shall be having a cutthroat competition to fight for the title of “Champion of the Masters” along with its cash prize of US$12,000 (approximately RM49, 570).
WCB 2019 is mainly organized by locally well-known Masterchef Malaysia judge, Chef Zubir Zain along with DRS PROEVENT and CZ Restaurant Group and great support from Tourism Selangor. He describes, “This championship brings a new perspective to the Masterchef culinary reality TV show which relies on amateur chefs as participants and Iron Chef where experienced guest chefs challenge the show’s resident ‘iron chef’ in a timed cooking battle built around a specific themed ingredient”. “In WCB 2019, culinary competitions are taken into an arena that reflects real life situations through a series of culinary battles among professional chefs from all around the world,” he added. (Source: Star2.com).
On 3rd April 2019, Qware had attended the opening ceremony of WCB 2019 – Battle of Masters which has been housed at Movenpick’s Hotel Convention Centre KLIA. The opening ceremony was officiated by Y. Bhg. Datuk Isham Ishak, Secretary General of Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia by 8pm of that day. The event marked the launch of first recorded chef’s league based culinary championship among professional chef’s in Malaysia and around the globe. (Clink the following link to see our article on the soft launching of the event: http://www.qware.com.my/wcb2019_softlaunch).
From 4th April 2019 until 7th April 2019, we have witnessed the 4 days-long fascinating real life battles among the 16 invited elite professional culinary establishment from Malaysia and other Asia Continents to clinch the world title of WorldChef BattleField – Champion of the Masters. Throughout the years, in return of our high commitment in maintaining our product quality, Qware had successfully gained trust and recognition by the professional chefs in the hotel & restaurants industry. We are honoured that WCB provides us the best timing and platform for the end users that stay in front of the TV screen to get to know us more.
Our display items during the exhibition including our all time-classic Sandwich Bottom Series, Colour Coded Chef Knife Series, Cutting Board Series, Cast Iron and Enamel Cast Iron Series,and also the recently launched Wooden Utensils Series, Barocco Flatware and more.
Furthermore, thanks to this event, we have grabbed the opportunity to take photo with the World Association of Chef Society (WACS)’s top rank accredited judges.
For more information, please visit https://www.worldchefbattlefield.com/.